. >> state officials say they understand especially the in the sluggish economy, someone hurts someone but they defend the governor's desession. >>> former governor is calling on maryland to unite and march on annapolis this wednesday at the start of the legislative session, he is mu calling for thousands to protest o'malley's fiscal policies. the march is set for wednesday at 7:00 p.m. >>> 6:55, all new this morn, christmas tree recycling collection will begin in baltimore county starting today. if you are a resident you must place the tree in front of the curb or street no later an saturday, january 16th to insure they will be recycled and not collected from l alleys. residents are reminded to set out only one tree for collection, no decoration, bags or tree stands. for a complete list, log on to abc 2 news.com. we have everything there for you, it is lested under top stories. >> >> now, the forecast certified most accurate by weather rate and maryland's most powerful. >> we will hear good morning maryland talk about the record cold, 83 year old record as they drop into the mid-30s.